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Bonhams San Francisco Native American Art auction takes $2.25 million

Bonhams San Francisco Native American Art auction takes $2.25 million

. June 6, 2013

Bonhams announces its June 3 auction of Native American Art in San Francisco realized $2.25 million, with strong bidder participation in the auction room, on the phones and online. The 524 lot sale of pottery, historic basketry, fine textiles, Northwest Coast and Eskimo art; beadwork; jewelry and kachina dolls saw great success across all categories. […]

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Bonhams auctions 100% of French champagnery’s gold coin treasure

Bonhams auctions 100% of French champagnery’s gold coin treasure

. June 5, 2013

Bonhams was delighted with the results of The Champagne Lanson Bonnet Vineyard Collection of $20 Gold Coins during its June 3 auction of Rare Coins and Medals in Los Angeles . Every lot from the vineyard’s cache found a buyer, making it a “white glove” sale, in auction parlance. The well-publicized discovery of the hidden […]

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Rare Russian literature for auction at Bonhams New York

Rare Russian literature for auction at Bonhams New York

. June 5, 2013

Bonhams will present a fascinating auction of Russian Literature & Works on Paper at the Madison Avenue salesroom on June 26. Building on the success of the inaugural Russian Literature auction in December 2012, Bonhams will offer Russian books, manuscripts, periodicals, posters, artwork and photography ranging from the early 19th to the mid 20th century. […]

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Bonhams June auction of Fine Asian Works of Art

Bonhams June auction of Fine Asian Works of Art

. June 2, 2013

Rare jade carvings from three private American collections provide the centerpiece for Bonhams June 24th auction of Fine Asian Works of Art to be held in San Francisco. A white jade marriage bowl, 18th century, elegantly carved with lotus and lily flowers, set off by floral handles suspending single rings (est. $60,000-100,000); a richly-carved pair […]

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Colt Gatling Guns Expected To Bring $100,000+ Each At Heritage Auctions

Colt Gatling Guns Expected To Bring $100,000+ Each At Heritage Auctions

. June 2, 2013

A U.S. Model 1883 Colt Gatling Gun and Rare Limber With Accessories. Serial no. 342 with 10 32-inch barrels — for decades the centerpiece of the collection of renowned Michigan Civil war re-enactor and firearms expert Michael Yeck, who passed away last year — is expected to bring more than $100,000 on June 8 as […]

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